This module introduces the types of transmission lines and network connections, the electromagnetic spectrum, and what bandwidth is all about in emerging broadband era. It looks at the differences between analog and digital signals and it discusses multiplexing. And finally this module describes the various standards bodies and their roles in shaping aspects of telecommunications.
In this module you will learn about:
- Transmission lines
- Network connections
- Electromagnetic spectrum and Bandwidth
- Analog and Digital Transmission
- Political and Regulatory Forces in Telecommunications